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Marjorie Selma Holz Obituary


Memories & Candles

“To a wonderful, loving and funny sister. I will miss you are our talks so much. I am sure you are all dancing to "CRAZY". And thanks for giving me...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Carol Anderson - Yorkville, IA

“I love n i will miss u margie ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Amy - Oswego, IL

“What a wonderful angel Heaven has now that Aunt Margie is there! She was a beautiful woman of strength and had such compassion for others. Her family...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Traci Perez - Sugar Grove, IL

“Grandma, you will be greatly missed. Les and I loved coming to stay with you. I loved hearing your stories. Tell my mom I love her. I love you...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Cherry Neumann - Phoenix, AZ

“Marge you will be missed. Thank you for always making me feel so welcomed into your family. You were always so loving to Lance, Katrina and myself....Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Sandra Holz - Seattle, WA

“Writing this in regards to the most wonderful mother ever , Marjorie Selma Holz. Mom I love you more than I can express. The best times of my life...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Otto Duane Holz - spanaway, WA

“Margie always displayed her upbeat attitude. She loved her family and will be missed by all. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Carrole Saltman - Peoria, AZ

“Rest in peace great grandma I love you ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Garret Paus - Pahrump, NV

“My grandma was a strong loving women,I will miss her with all my heart. I loved her laughter, and her smile, I loved listening to her stories she...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Tracy Holz-Carrier - Peoria, AZ

“From all the Smith's, here in Illinois, it was always a treat to go visit Aunt Margie in Phoenix. along with getting to see all the cousins. She was...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Jerry Smith - Oswego, IL - Nephew

“I will always have fond memories of Aunt Margie as our childhood vacations were visiting Aunt Margie and family in Arizona. She was my mother's...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Dianna (Susie) Parker - IL

“I miss and love you very much grandma. May you rest in peace. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Tamra Gibbs - Reno, NV

“I love you. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Tiffany

“I know I din't see you many times in my life, but loved you with all my heart. Without you there would be know me. Rest in peace I love you. ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Kevin Holz - Spanaway, WA

“Margie, we will miss you. Terry & I always enjoyed our visits with you while visiting with Dawn and Rod. You were so very loved by your family. We...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Terry & Deborah Sofich - OR


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" I am ready to be offered up, for the time of my departure is at hand. I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith"

Marjorie Selma (Smith) Holz, 91, passed away in Peoria, AZ with family members by her side on February 18, 2013. Margie was born on January 26, 1922 to George and Selma (Brandt) Smith in Lyndon, Illinois. One of seven children she grew up in a loving family in Aurora, Illinois. She married her husband of 54 years Francis Charles Holz on June 5, 1942 and to this union eight children were born, living in Kewanee, Illinois until moving to Phoenix, Arizona in 1956 where they raised their seven children. Preceded in death by her parents, George and Selma Smith and stepmother Pauline (Smith) Crocker, Husband: Francis Charles Holz, Son: Francis Charles Holz Jr and Daughter: Barbara Ann (Holz) Miller, Siblings: Milo Smith, Wilbur Smith, Arlene Hartman, and Juanita Yoakum.

Survived by her remaining children, Rodney Warren Holz (Dawn), Victoria Lynn Keith (Mike), Richard Wayne Holz (Linda), Deborah Kay Hunt, Denise Marie Fiore (Tom) & Otto Duane Holz (Sandy) Sister: Carol Anderson (Wayne) Brother: Bobby Smith, 15 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Graveside services Thursday, February 21 at 2:00 PM at National Memorial Cemetery, 23029 N. Cave Creek Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85024